Drama Of Leadership

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Robert Starratt, a teacher of people in leadership positions, presents the foundations for the theory of leadership. Based on a framework divided into building blocks, various concepts of leadership such as values, change, power and structure are explained and analyzed, and ways of incorporating them into school management are addressed. He presents a picture of leadership as a variety of disciplines - history, philosophy, psychology, politics, sociology, theology - amongst others, and with the idea that the ...

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Overview

Robert Starratt, a teacher of people in leadership positions, presents the foundations for the theory of leadership. Based on a framework divided into building blocks, various concepts of leadership such as values, change, power and structure are explained and analyzed, and ways of incorporating them into school management are addressed. He presents a picture of leadership as a variety of disciplines - history, philosophy, psychology, politics, sociology, theology - amongst others, and with the idea that the student of leadership must be one of change.; This text is primarily intended for headmasters, education managers and administrators, students and lecturers in education and philosophers of education.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780750700924
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 2/17/1993
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 192
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.41 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
1 Exploratory Excursions 1
2 Excursions into the Sociology of Action 20
3 Leadership and Charisma 43
4 Leadership of Flawed Institutions 63
5 Leadership in the Postmodern Context 88
6 Leadership in the Social Drama 111
7 The Drama of Leadership 134
8 The Education of Leaders 150
Epilogue 162
Index 167
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